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1979 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  102-57   .642
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Hank Peters
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  1,681,009
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Pirates)

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ellie Hendricks (38)
Youngest Player:  Dave Ford (22)
Longest Tenure:  Mark Belanger (15)
Top Hitter:  Ken Singleton (6)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Flanagan (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Tim Maples (#45)

Roster Continuity:  86.66%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-04-06vs CHA1W  5-31-0139,648 Jim PalmerKen KravecJim PalmerKen Kravec 532
1979-04-07vs CHA2W  6-32-015,268 Mike FlanaganMike ProlyMike FlanaganMike ProlySammy Stewart1165
1979-04-08vs CHA3L  1-52-116,517 Dennis MartinezRich WorthamRich WorthamDennis MartinezLerrin LaGrow12111
1979-04-10vs NYA4L  6-72-2216,721 Scott McGregorRon GuidryRich GossageSammy StewartDick Tidrow18180
1979-04-11vs NYA5W  6-53-2216,249 Jim PalmerEd FigueroaDon StanhouseRich Gossage 24231
1979-04-12vs NYA6L  0-53-3318,367 Mike FlanaganTommy JohnTommy JohnMike Flanagan 2428-4
1979-04-13@ MIL7L  3-93-4414,040Steve StoneLary SorensenLary SorensenSteve Stone 2737-10
1979-04-14@ MIL8L  10-113-5521,393Dennis MartinezJim SlatonBob McClureTim Stoddard 3748-11
1979-04-15@ MIL9L  2-43-6512,302Jim PalmerMike CaldwellMike CaldwellJim Palmer 3952-13
1979-04-17@ NYA10L  1-53-7620,135Mike FlanaganRon GuidryRon GuidryMike Flanagan 4057-17
1979-04-18@ NYA11L  1-33-8725,562Dennis MartinezTommy JohnTommy JohnDennis MartinezRich Gossage4160-19
1979-04-19@ NYA12W  6-34-8621,201Jim PalmerLuis TiantJim PalmerPaul Mirabella 4763-16
1979-04-20vs MIL13W  6-35-8511,234 Steve StoneMike CaldwellSteve StoneMike CaldwellDon Stanhouse5366-13
1979-04-21vs MIL14W  4-26-8510,021 Sammy StewartBill TraversSammy StewartBill TraversDon Stanhouse5768-11
1979-04-22vs MIL15W  6-28-840 Dennis MartinezMoose HaasDennis MartinezMoose Haas 6370-7
1979-04-22vs MIL16W  7-38-8422,598 Mike FlanaganLary SorensenMike FlanaganLary Sorensen 7073-3
1979-04-24@ CAL17W  7-29-8422,343Jim PalmerDon AaseJim PalmerDon Aase 77752
1979-04-25@ CAL18W  5-210-8319,939Steve StoneFrank TananaSteve StoneFrank TananaDon Stanhouse82775
1979-04-26@ CAL19W  4-211-8321,598Dennis MartinezNolan RyanTim StoddardDave LaRoche 86797
1979-04-27@ OAK20W  7-112-822,115Mike FlanaganMatt KeoughMike FlanaganMatt Keough 938013
1979-04-28@ OAK21L  5-812-932,436Scott McGregorMike NorrisJim ToddScott McGregorDave Heaverlo988810
1979-04-29@ OAK22W  13-113-922,972Jim PalmerJohn Henry JohnsonTippy MartinezJohn Henry Johnson 1118922
1979-04-30@ SEA23W  8-714-925,028Steve StoneFloyd BannisterDon StanhouseRick Honeycutt 1199623
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-05-01@ SEA24W  3-115-914,015Dennis MartinezByron McLaughlinDennis MartinezByron McLaughlin 1229725
1979-05-02@ SEA25W  9-316-915,212Mike FlanaganPaul MitchellMike FlanaganPaul Mitchell 13110031
1979-05-05vs CAL26W  9-117-9220,455 Jim PalmerDon AaseJim PalmerDon Aase 14010139
1979-05-06vs CAL27W  6-018-9125,630 Dennis MartinezFrank TananaDennis MartinezMike Barlow 14610145
1979-05-07vs OAK28L  3-518-1026,797 Steve StoneRick LangfordRick LangfordTippy Martinez 14910643
1979-05-08vs OAK29W  8-219-1017,126 Mike FlanaganDave HamiltonMike FlanaganJim Todd 15710849
1979-05-09vs OAK30L  2-419-11211,147 Jim PalmerMike NorrisMike NorrisJim Palmer 15911247
1979-05-10vs OAK31W  3-120-1117,466 Dennis MartinezJohn Henry JohnsonDennis MartinezJohn Henry Johnson 16211349
1979-05-11vs SEA32W  8-321-11111,124 Steve StoneByron McLaughlinSteve StoneByron McLaughlin 17011654
1979-05-12vs SEA33W  4-222-11116,800 Mike FlanaganRick HoneycuttMike FlanaganRick Honeycutt 17411856
1979-05-15@ BOS34L  2-322-12225,222Jim PalmerDennis EckersleyDennis EckersleyDon Stanhouse 17612155
1979-05-16@ BOS35W  10-623-12127,569Dennis MartinezSteve RenkoDennis MartinezAndy HasslerTim Stoddard18612759
1979-05-17@ BOS36L  2-623-13227,610Steve StoneBob StanleyBob StanleySteve StoneDick Drago18813355
1979-05-18@ TOR37W  7-624-13112,088Mike FlanaganPhil HuffmanDon StanhouseDave Freisleben 19513956
1979-05-19@ TOR38W  4-325-13118,144Jim PalmerTom UnderwoodJim PalmerTom UnderwoodDon Stanhouse19914257
1979-05-20@ TOR39W  6-226-13130,065Dennis MartinezJesse JeffersonDennis MartinezJesse Jefferson 20514461
1979-05-22vs BOS40L  5-726-14135,971 Mike FlanaganSteve RenkoSteve RenkoMike FlanaganBill Campbell21015159
1979-05-23vs BOS41W  5-227-14129,400 Steve StoneBob StanleyTippy MartinezBob Stanley 21515362
1979-05-24vs BOS42W  5-328-14125,717 Dennis MartinezMike TorrezDennis MartinezMike Torrez 22015664
1979-05-26@ DET43W  7-529-14114,583Mike FlanaganMilt WilcoxSammy StewartJohn Hiller 22716166
1979-05-27@ DET44L  1-529-1610Scott McGregorJack BillinghamJack BillinghamScott McGregor 22816662
1979-05-27@ DET45L  3-1029-16127,425Steve StoneDave RozemaDave RozemaSteve Stone 23117655
1979-05-28@ KCA46L  4-529-17134,677Dennis MartinezMarty PattinLarry GuraSammy Stewart 23518154
1979-05-29@ KCA47W  8-130-17122,731Jim PalmerPaul SplittorffJim PalmerPaul Splittorff 24318261
1979-05-30@ KCA48L  1-230-18120,838Mike FlanaganRich GaleRich GaleMike FlanaganAl Hrabosky24418460
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-06-01@ TEX49L  2-430-19118,761Steve StoneSteve ComerSteve ComerSteve StoneJim Kern24618858
1979-06-02@ TEX50W  5-431-19126,362Dennis MartinezFergie JenkinsTippy MartinezSparky LyleDon Stanhouse25119259
1979-06-03@ TEX51L  2-431-20121,851Jim PalmerDoyle AlexanderDoyle AlexanderJim PalmerJim Kern25319657
1979-06-04vs MIN52W  3-232-20111,905 Mike FlanaganRoger EricksonDon StanhouseMike Marshall 25619858
1979-06-05vs MIN53L  1-332-21211,036 Steve StonePaul HartzellPaul HartzellSteve StoneMike Marshall25720156
1979-06-06vs KCA54W  3-033-21114,314 Dennis MartinezPaul SplittorffDennis MartinezPaul Splittorff 26020159
1979-06-07vs KCA55W  3-134-21113,724 Sammy StewartSteve BusbySammy StewartRenie Martin 26320261
1979-06-08vs TEX56W  3-035-21147,539 Mike FlanaganDoyle AlexanderMike FlanaganDoyle Alexander 26620264
1979-06-09vs TEX57W  4-336-21130,806 Steve StoneDock EllisSteve StoneDock EllisDon Stanhouse27020565
1979-06-10vs TEX58W  5-437-21122,658 Dennis MartinezJon MatlackDennis MartinezJim Kern 27520966
1979-06-11@ CHA59W  6-038-21116,602Scott McGregorRich WorthamScott McGregorRich Wortham 28120972
1979-06-12@ CHA60L  4-1238-22117,137Mike FlanaganKen KravecKen KravecMike Flanagan 28522164
1979-06-13@ CHA61W  8-739-22113,326Steve StoneFred HowardTim StoddardSteve Trout 29322865
1979-06-15@ MIN62W  6-540-22111,831Dennis MartinezPaul HartzellDon StanhouseMike MarshallTim Stoddard29923366
1979-06-17@ MIN63W  8-541-22115,966Mike FlanaganJerry KoosmanMike FlanaganJerry KoosmanTim Stoddard30723869
1979-06-18@ CLE64W  8-742-22121,506Scott McGregorWayne GarlandDon StanhouseVictor Cruz 31524570
1979-06-19@ CLE65W  6-443-22121,819Steve StoneLen BarkerTim StoddardMike Paxton 32124972
1979-06-20@ CLE66W  5-344-22119,553Dennis MartinezRick WaitsDennis MartinezRick Waits 32625274
1979-06-22vs DET67W  6-545-22135,456 Mike FlanaganPat UnderwoodTippy MartinezDave Tobik 33225775
1979-06-23vs DET68W  8-647-2210 Scott McGregorMilt WilcoxTippy MartinezJohn Hiller 34026377
1979-06-23vs DET69W  6-547-22145,814 Jim PalmerJack BillinghamSammy StewartJack Billingham 34626878
1979-06-24vs DET70L  4-647-23141,200 Dennis MartinezSteve BakerAurelio LopezDennis Martinez 35027476
1979-06-25vs CLE71W  3-248-23116,497 Steve StoneWayne GarlandSteve StoneWayne GarlandDon Stanhouse35327677
1979-06-26vs CLE72W  4-349-23118,171 Mike FlanaganLen BarkerMike FlanaganLen BarkerDon Stanhouse35727978
1979-06-27vs CLE73W  3-150-23120,209 Jim PalmerMike PaxtonJim PalmerMike Paxton 36028080
1979-06-28vs CLE74L  3-650-24111,795 Dennis MartinezRick WiseRick WiseDennis MartinezSid Monge36328677
1979-06-29vs TOR75W  6-152-2410 Scott McGregorDave StiebScott McGregorDave Stieb 36928782
1979-06-29vs TOR76W  4-052-24120,872 Steve StonePhil HuffmanSteve StonePhil HuffmanDon Stanhouse37328786
1979-06-30vs TOR77W  2-053-24119,807 Mike FlanaganTom UnderwoodMike FlanaganTom Underwood 37528788
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-07-01vs TOR78W  10-754-24133,592 Jim PalmerDave LemanczykSammy StewartJesse JeffersonDon Stanhouse38529491
1979-07-02@ TEX79L  0-254-25117,383Dennis MartinezSteve ComerSteve ComerDennis Martinez 38529689
1979-07-03@ TEX80L  0-454-26127,981Steve StoneFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsSteve Stone 38530085
1979-07-04@ TEX81L  5-954-27141,097Mike FlanaganDanny DarwinDanny DarwinMike FlanaganJim Kern39030981
1979-07-06@ CAL82L  3-754-28124,679Steve StoneJim BarrJim BarrSteve Stone 39331677
1979-07-07@ CAL83L  1-1054-29137,382Dennis MartinezDave FrostDave FrostDennis Martinez 39432668
1979-07-08@ CAL84W  3-255-29129,062Scott McGregorDon AaseScott McGregorDon AaseDon Stanhouse39732869
1979-07-09@ OAK85W  7-356-2917,469Mike FlanaganMatt KeoughMike FlanaganMatt KeoughDon Stanhouse40433173
1979-07-10@ OAK86L  6-756-3011,880Steve StoneRick LangfordRick LangfordSammy StewartDave Heaverlo41033872
1979-07-11@ OAK87W  3-157-3012,586Dennis MartinezSteve McCattyDennis MartinezSteve McCatty 41333974
1979-07-13@ SEA88L  3-457-31110,033Scott McGregorOdell JonesOdell JonesScott McGregor 41634373
1979-07-14@ SEA89W  5-258-31115,106Mike FlanaganMike ParrottMike FlanaganMike Parrott 42134576
1979-07-15@ SEA90W  6-159-31111,159Dennis MartinezRick HoneycuttDennis MartinezRick Honeycutt 42734681
1979-07-19vs CAL91L  3-460-3210 Dennis MartinezDon AaseDave LaRocheDennis Martinez 43035080
1979-07-19vs CAL92W  3-060-32133,603 Mike FlanaganDave FrostMike FlanaganDave Frost 43335083
1979-07-20vs CAL93W  2-161-32125,682 Scott McGregorJim BarrScott McGregorJim Barr 43535184
1979-07-21vs CAL94W  10-262-32151,381 Sammy StewartNolan RyanSammy StewartNolan Ryan 44535392
1979-07-22vs OAK95W  4-163-32126,761 Steve StoneRick LangfordSteve StoneRick Langford 44935495
1979-07-23vs OAK96W  7-464-32113,132 Mike FlanaganMatt KeoughTippy MartinezMatt Keough 45635898
1979-07-24vs SEA97W  7-666-3210 Dennis MartinezFloyd BannisterDennis MartinezFloyd BannisterDon Stanhouse46336499
1979-07-24vs SEA98W  11-366-32117,694 Scott McGregorOdell JonesScott McGregorOdell Jones 474367107
1979-07-25vs SEA99L  4-566-33117,425 Dave FordMike ParrottMike ParrottSammy StewartByron McLaughlin478372106
1979-07-26vs SEA100W  12-167-33117,473 Steve StoneRandy SteinSteve StoneRandy Stein 490373117
1979-07-27@ KCA101W  8-068-33133,629Mike FlanaganDennis LeonardMike FlanaganDennis Leonard 498373125
1979-07-28@ KCA102L  3-668-34140,448Dennis MartinezRich GaleRich GaleDennis Martinez 501379122
1979-07-29@ KCA103W  6-469-34130,193Scott McGregorPaul SplittorffScott McGregorPaul SplittorffDave Ford507383124
1979-07-30@ MIL104W  2-170-34130,160Steve StoneJim SlatonSteve StoneJim SlatonTippy Martinez509384125
1979-07-31@ MIL105W  9-571-34136,105Mike FlanaganPaul MitchellSammy StewartPaul Mitchell 518389129
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-08-01@ MIL106W  5-272-34130,383Dennis MartinezLary SorensenDennis MartinezLary Sorensen 523391132
1979-08-03@ NYA107W  1-073-34151,151Scott McGregorLuis TiantScott McGregorLuis TiantTippy Martinez524391133
1979-08-04@ NYA108W  5-474-34146,407Steve StoneCatfish HunterDave FordJim KaatTippy Martinez529395134
1979-08-05@ NYA109L  2-374-35154,478Mike FlanaganTommy JohnTommy JohnMike Flanagan 531398133
1979-08-06@ NYA110L  4-574-36136,314Dennis MartinezRon GuidryRon GuidryTippy Martinez 535403132
1979-08-07vs MIL111L  5-774-37139,524 Scott McGregorMike CaldwellJerry AugustineSammy Stewart 540410130
1979-08-08vs MIL112L  4-874-38125,260 Steve StoneBill TraversBill TraversDon Stanhouse 544418126
1979-08-09vs MIL113W  3-275-38123,504 Mike FlanaganPaul MitchellMike FlanaganJerry Augustine 547420127
1979-08-10vs NYA114W  8-676-38144,646 Dennis MartinezTommy JohnTippy MartinezRon Davis 555426129
1979-08-13vs CHA115L  0-776-39115,252 Scott McGregorSteve TroutSteve TroutScott McGregor 555433122
1979-08-14vs CHA116W  2-177-39115,518 Steve StoneRich WorthamTippy MartinezEd Farmer 557434123
1979-08-15vs CHA117W  2-178-39114,170 Mike FlanaganKen KravecMike FlanaganGuy Hoffman 559435124
1979-08-16vs KCA118L  2-478-40118,932 Dennis MartinezPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffDennis Martinez 561439122
1979-08-17vs KCA119L  1-778-41129,348 Jim PalmerCraig ChamberlainCraig ChamberlainJim Palmer 562446116
1979-08-18vs KCA120W  9-279-41137,645 Scott McGregorLarry GuraScott McGregorLarry GuraDave Ford571448123
1979-08-19vs KCA121L  7-1179-42132,058 Steve StoneDennis LeonardSteve BusbyDon Stanhouse 578459119
1979-08-20vs TEX122W  3-080-42121,042 Mike FlanaganBrian AllardMike FlanaganBrian Allard 581459122
1979-08-21vs TEX123L  1-280-43114,891 Dennis MartinezSteve ComerSteve ComerDennis MartinezJim Kern582461121
1979-08-23vs TEX124W  6-581-43128,099 Scott McGregorFergie JenkinsScott McGregorFergie JenkinsDon Stanhouse588466122
1979-08-26@ CHA125W  12-783-4310Mike FlanaganSteve TroutMike FlanaganSteve Trout 600473127
1979-08-26@ CHA126W  4-383-43125,605Steve StoneRich WorthamDon StanhouseEd Farmer 604476128
1979-08-27@ MIN127L  3-484-4410Dennis MartinezPaul HartzellPete RedfernDennis MartinezMike Marshall607480127
1979-08-27@ MIN128W  5-184-44117,207Jim PalmerDave GoltzJim PalmerDave Goltz 612481131
1979-08-29@ MIN129W  4-086-4410Scott McGregorRoger EricksonScott McGregorRoger Erickson 616481135
1979-08-29@ MIN130W  7-486-44111,470Dave FordGeoff ZahnDave FordGeoff ZahnDon Stanhouse623485138
1979-08-30vs MIN131W  5-487-44124,461 Mike FlanaganJerry KoosmanMike FlanaganJerry KoosmanDon Stanhouse628489139
1979-08-31vs MIN132L  1-387-45130,816 Dennis MartinezDave GoltzDave GoltzDennis MartinezMike Marshall629492137
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-09-01vs MIN133L  2-387-46136,146 Jim PalmerPaul HartzellPaul HartzellJim PalmerMike Marshall631495136
1979-09-02vs MIN134W  3-188-46118,074 Scott McGregorRoger EricksonScott McGregorRoger Erickson 634496138
1979-09-03vs TOR135W  2-190-4610 Steve StoneTom UnderwoodTippy MartinezTom Buskey 636497139
1979-09-03vs TOR136W  5-190-46120,432 Mike FlanaganDave LemanczykMike FlanaganDave Lemanczyk 641498143
1979-09-06vs TOR137W  5-091-4617,053 Dennis MartinezButch EdgeDennis MartinezButch Edge 646498148
1979-09-07@ BOS138W  2-192-46133,222Jim PalmerChuck RaineySammy StewartChuck RaineyDon Stanhouse648499149
1979-09-08@ BOS139W  3-293-46133,819Mike FlanaganDennis EckersleyMike FlanaganDennis EckersleyDon Stanhouse651501150
1979-09-09@ BOS140W  16-494-46134,419Steve StoneMike TorrezSteve StoneMike Torrez 667505162
1979-09-10@ BOS141L  2-394-47130,618Dennis MartinezBob StanleyBob StanleyDennis MartinezDick Drago669508161
1979-09-11@ TOR142L  1-394-48112,092Scott McGregorTom UnderwoodTom UnderwoodScott McGregor 670511159
1979-09-12@ TOR143L  2-394-49121,213Jim PalmerButch EdgeButch EdgeJim Palmer 672514158
1979-09-13@ TOR144W  10-495-49111,080Mike FlanaganPhil HuffmanMike FlanaganPhil Huffman 682518164
1979-09-14vs BOS145W  5-396-49143,025 Steve StoneBob StanleySteve StoneBob StanleyDon Stanhouse687521166
1979-09-15vs BOS146L  2-1096-50149,525 Dennis MartinezSteve RenkoSteve RenkoDennis MartinezDick Drago689531158
1979-09-16vs BOS147W  13-397-50142,869 Jim PalmerJohn TudorJim PalmerJohn Tudor 702534168
1979-09-17@ DET148W  2-198-50112,918Scott McGregorMilt WilcoxScott McGregorMilt Wilcox 704535169
1979-09-18@ DET149L  1-298-51113,586Mike FlanaganDan PetryDan PetryMike FlanaganAurelio Lopez705537168
1979-09-19@ DET150L  0-598-52112,573Dennis MartinezJack MorrisJack MorrisDennis Martinez 705542163
1979-09-20@ DET151W  8-799-52110,024Steve StoneMike ChrisTippy MartinezJack BillinghamDon Stanhouse713549164
1979-09-22vs CLE152L  3-799-53129,470 Scott McGregorRick WaitsRick WaitsScott McGregor 716556160
1979-09-23vs CLE153L  3-4100-5410 Dennis MartinezLen BarkerSid MongeDennis Martinez 719560159
1979-09-23vs CLE154W  3-1100-54126,117 Mike FlanaganDan SpillnerMike FlanaganDan SpillnerDon Stanhouse722561161
1979-09-25vs DET155L  2-3100-55112,543 Steve StoneJack MorrisJack MorrisTippy MartinezAurelio Lopez724564160
1979-09-26vs DET156W  13-2101-55117,205 Scott McGregorMike ChrisScott McGregorMike Chris 737566171
1979-09-28@ CLE157W  14-6102-5516,462Jim PalmerLen BarkerJim PalmerLen Barker 751572179
1979-09-29@ CLE158L  1-4102-56116,590Mike FlanaganDan SpillnerDan SpillnerMike FlanaganSid Monge752576176
1979-09-30@ CLE159L  5-6102-57112,995Dennis MartinezRick WiseSid MongeDave Ford 757582175


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